Janet would make a paragon of a wife -- cheery, economical
, tolerant, and a very queen of cooks.
But he had learned how to be economical
, and out of that four dollars he went on saving money.
Carey, thrifty by inclination and economical
by necessity, accepted it with mingled feelings; he was envious of his brother because he could afford to give so much, pleased for the sake of his church, and vaguely irritated by a generosity which seemed almost ostentatious.
My father, at any rate, had such a decided bent in the direction of literature, that he was not content in any of his several economical
experiments till he became the editor of a newspaper, which was then the sole means of satisfying a literary passion.
This milk was very sweet and good, and a beautiful transparent bluish tint; but in order to get cream from it in the most economical
way, a peculiar process was necessary.
That'll give you two more dresses, with plenty for new sleeves, and to patch and let down with, an' be more economical
That is the truth, senor," said one of the twelve; "we have not the money to get ourselves shaved, and so we have, some of us, taken to using sticking-plasters by way of an economical
remedy, for by applying them to our faces and plucking them off with a jerk we are left as bare and smooth as the bottom of a stone mortar.
When Desiree returned in the evening, she told the poor girl that the convoi was arranged for the following morning, that she had ordered all in the most economical
way, but that thirty-five francs were the lowest sou for which the funeral could be had.